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MATEC
December 19, 2019
New Illinois Medicaid Prescription Drug Policy Coming January 1, 2020 Do you have patients, friends or clients who are on Medicaid? If the answer is “yes,” keep reading the important information below! On Jan. 1, 2020, prescription drug coverage is changing for Illinois Medicaid. Previously, Medicaid managed care plans covered whatever drugs they MORE
MATEC
December 19, 2019
HHS Adult and Adolescent Antiretroviral Treatment Guidelines Updated December 18, 2019: The HHS Panel on Antiretroviral Guidelines for Adults and Adolescents (the Panel) has just released an updated version of the Guidelines for the Use of Antiretroviral Agents in Adults and Adolescents with HIV. Key updates in this version of the guidelines include MORE
MATEC
December 19, 2019
HHS Launches Ready, Set, PrEP Program to Expand Access to Medication to Prevent HIV December 5, 2019: The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) this week launched Ready, Set, PrEP, a national program that makes medications for pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), taken daily to prevent HIV, available at no cost to people without prescription MORE
MATEC
December 19, 2019
Updates to the Talaromycosis Section of the Adult and Adolescent Opportunistic Infections Guidelines November 12, 2019: The Talaromycosis (formerly Penicilliosis) section of the Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections in Adults and Adolescents with HIV has been updated. The Panel updated the text, epidemiology, diagnosis, MORE
MATEC
December 19, 2019
Updates to the Varicella-Zoster Virus Section of the Pediatric Opportunistic Infections Guidelines December 9, 2019: The Varicella-Zoster Virus section of the Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections in HIV-Exposed and HIV-Infected Children has been updated. The Panel updated this section to include new information on MORE